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April 6, 2014

Daily News, Botswana, April 6th, 2014

The Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism in partnership with the government of the United States will launch the Lake Ngami Management Plan on April 11, 2014 at Sehithwa village.

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism Mr Neil Fitt and an official from the US are expected to perform the official launch.

Lake Ngami is part of the Okavango Delta RAMSAR site and the development of the Lake Ngami Management Plan was made possible by the American people through funding from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under its Southern Africa Regional Environmental Program (SAREP).

SAREP works collaboratively with the Permanent Okavango River Basin Commission (OKACOM) and local authorities to improve livelihoods and protect natural resources in the Ngamiland region.

March 27, 2014

Visit by the Botswana Gender Affairs Department to MEASURE Evaluation at the Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina Staff from the Government of Botswana's (GAD) Gender Affairs Department came to MEASURE Evaluation to continue working on the development and implementation of a pilot referral system for care and support provided to gender-based violence survivors in two areas of the country.

February 10, 2014

Water on our Borders - with the help of USAID, Botswana joins its neighbours in making the best use of the region’s rivers. 

(Article first published in Peolwane, the Air Botswana magazine, reprinted courtesy of Imprint Botswana.)

July 18, 2013

Public Affairs Section
U.S. Embassy, Gaborone, Botswana
July 18, 2013

(#14/13) Press Release

Recipients of grant awards for wildlife conservation and natural resource management
March 5, 2013

United States Chargé d’Affaires Michael Murphy will visit Maun on March 7 – 8 for a series of official events, focusing on conservation-related projects and other U.S.-supported activities in the area. Chargé Murphy will present keynote remarks at a ceremony to celebrate the launch of three rural development and conservation grants in the Ngamiland Region. The event will take place at the Maun Lodge on March 8 at 9:30 am. The press is invited to attend.

November 18, 2010

Gaborone, Botswana - The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) officially launched the new Southern Africa Trade Hub in Botswana on Thursday, November 18, at the Gaborone Sun Conference Center.

Last updated: April 08, 2014

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